Climate at a Glance

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1915
67th Warmest Warmest to Date 1937, 1983
Ties: 1919, 1972, 1978
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1992
79th Warmest Warmest to Date 1936
Ties: 1945, 1978
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1915
79th Warmest Warmest to Date 1936
Ties: 1910, 1926, 1978, 2008
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1915
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1936
Ties: 1899, 2008
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1907
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1934, 1936
Ties: 1944, 1947, 1966
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1950
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 2012
Ties: 1902, 1909, 1975
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
72nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1919, 1953, 1997
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1950
58th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1932, 1989
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1950
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1896, 1944, 1968, 1970, 2010, 2013
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899, 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1949, 1986
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
76th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1949
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2018
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2006, 2016
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1927, 1978
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1979
113th Warmest Warmest to Date 2006
Ties: 1913
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1899
113th Warmest Warmest to Date 2000, 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/